This is the true story of how Filippo Brunelleschi, a goldsmith and clockmaker, not an architect, built one of the greatest architectural achievements in all of human history, the main dome on top of Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral in Florence, Italy. Flabbergasting. This one fact renders the accomplishment even more stunning. This is the true story of how Filippo Brunelleschi, a goldsmith and clockmaker, not an architect, built one of the greatest architectural achievements in all of human history, the main dome on top of Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral in Florence, Italy. Brunelleschi's Dome: The Story of the Great Cathedral in Florence Kindle Edition by Ross King (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. Kindle ... Brunelleschi's Dome and a Letter by Alberti. I am reviewing the Kindle version, although the book remains clear and worthwhile the illustrations in the Kindle version are somewhat perfunctory. The proposed dome was regarded far and wide as all but impossible to build: not only would it be enormous, but its original and sacrosanct design shunned the flying buttresses that supported cathedrals all over Europe. The Third Tuesday Book Discussion group of the Saxton B. He originally planned a career in academia, earning his Ph.D. in English Literature and moving to England to assume a research position at the University of London. I had no real concept of the enormity of Brunelleschi's accomplishment. Completed in 1436, the dome remains a remarkable feat of design and engineering. Florence: The Paintings & Frescoes, 1250-1743, The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism, Queen Eleanor: Independent Spirit of the Medieval World, In the Beginning: The Story of the King James Bible and How It Changed a Nation, a Language, and a Culture. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Buy now with 1-Click ® Get it TODAY, Sep 3. Brunelleschi’s Dome was chosen "The 2000 Book Sense Nonfiction Book of the Year" and a Book Sense 76 top ten selection. The best marker of this book is that upon its completion you will have an ever greater apprecation for the Dome and Brunellschi. Michelangelo and The Pope's Ceiling by Ross King Paperback CDN$26.72. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 30, 2017. Reviewed in the United States on March 30, 2017. On 1 st August 1436 it was blessed by the pope Eugene IV. I purchased this after having read the same author's books on the Sistine Chapel and Leonardo's Last Supper fresco. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Fillipo Brunelleschi designed, engineered and built the dome on the top of the cathedral and finished the job in 1436. The book that I read was Brunelleschi's Dome by Ross King. Other masterpieces are known by specific names. Filippo Brunelleschi's design for the dome of the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence remains one of the most towering achievements of Renaissance architecture. Little Free Library discussed Ross King's book [Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture], published by Walker… Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture The proposed dome was regarded far and wide as all but impossible to … Learn more. Only 4 left in stock (more on the way). FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. I loved this book. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Oil and Marble: A Novel of Leonardo and Michelangelo, Shared Walls: Seattle Apartment Buildings, 1900-1939, William Van Alen, Fred T. Ley and the Chrysler Building. Begun in the medieval era, in 1296, the Florence cathedral is mostly Gothic, with pointed arches and angular vertical spaces. "The inner dome was built with four horizontal stone and chain hoops which reinforced the octagonal dome and resisted the outward spreading force that is common to domes, eliminating the … To this day, it remains the largest masonry dome ever constructed. King details how Filippo waged and won his 28-year battle to raise the magnificent structure, surmounting every technical, political, and artistic obstacle. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture was a fascinating look at the personal struggles and brilliance of Brunelleschi in his engineering, design and erection of the dome over the beautiful new cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore in the heart of Florence. The best marker of this book is that upon its completion you will have an ever greater apprecation for the Dome and Brunellschi. He promoted his project and in 1436 the dome was finished until the base of the lantern. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. (The genius of Filippo Brunelleschi and the construction of the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore). Don't forget the mind behind the masterpiece. Born and raised in Canada, Ross King has lived in England since 1992. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. More Buying Choices $2.02 (112 used & new offers) Audible Audiobook $0.00 $ 0. There would be confusion if we referred to them as "the ceiling", the "painting of a woman", or the "sculpture of a young man" yet there is no confusion to what we are referring when we speak of the Dome or Duomo. Completed in 1436, the fact that this symbol of the city still stands tall over the Duomo more than 600 years later is testament to Brunelleschi’s mastery. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Does this book contain inappropriate content? Completed in 1436, the dome remains a remarkable feat of design and engineering. It did not disappoint and maintains th standard of the other books. In 2002―03, two books of his were published in the United States, Domino, about the world of masquerades and opera in 18th century London and the New York Times bestselling Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling.Nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award in 2003 in the category of critisicm, in Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling King tells the story of the four years―1508-1512.―Michelangelo spent painting the ceiling of the newly restored Sistine chapel. Denounced at first as a madman, Brunelleschi was celebrated at the end as a genius. King lives near Oxford, England, in the historic town of Woodstock, the site of Blenheim Palace. This book summarized the story of how Filippo Brunelleschi was a genius in architecture during the Renaissance and the mastermind behind creation and completion of the dome in the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral. Most illuminating of all, perhaps, it is a guide to the customs and preoccupations of the French, past and present, whom Thad Carhart writes about with humor, insight, and obvious affection.”—Ross King, author of Brunelleschi’s Dome --Jerry Brotton, Amazon.co.uk $7.30 $ 7. This item has a maximum order quantity limit. The Dome of Florence is a masterpiece that amazes and seemingly defies logic more than 500 years since its completion. Paperback For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions. Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2018. Through splendid story telling we learn not only of the physical hardships in erecting a dome with 4 million bricks and 37,000 tons of building material, but also of the intrigue and rivalries we would expect to take place in 15th century Florence. Perhaps because I love Florence, have stood spellbound looking up at the dome of the church of Santa Maria del Fiore or perhaps because the story of how a man's dream of building a dome without buttresses or wooden centering (wooden support posts) actually came to pass. If you don’t have anybody buying your construction services, it doesn’t matter if you do it well. Flabbergasting. There was a problem loading your book clubs. The science and architecture that went into the construction of the dome is astonishing. Born and raised in Canada, Ross King has lived in England since 1992. Award-winning, bestselling author Ross King weaves this drama amid a background of the plagues, wars, political feuds, and the intellectual ferments of Renaissance Florence to bring the dome's creation to life in a fifteenth-century chronicle … However, it had already been under construction for a century when, in 1418, a contest was announced for designs to be submitted for the construction of a dome … the economics the rivalries and the competition that drove the great works of this era, Reviewed in the United States on October 24, 2016. Through splendid story telling we learn not only of the physical hardships in erecting a dome with 4 million bricks and 37,000 tons of building material, but also of the intrigue and rivalries we would expect to take place in 15th century Florence. 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Mary Colter claimed she designed landmarks at Grand Canyon. This is a really remarkable thing. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture | King, Ross | ISBN: 9781620401934 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. --This text refers to an alternate, New Architecture Of Science, The: Learning From Graphene. Skyscraper Facades of the Gilded Age: Fifty-One Extravagant Designs, 1875-1910, The Night Portrait: A Novel of World War II and da Vinci's Italy, Shenzhen Superstars – How China’s smartest city is challenging Silicon Valley. King has already established himself as an accomplished novelist, author of Domino, Ex-Libris, and the story of both dome and architect offer him plenty of rich material. The years of the construction of the dome accelerated the technological development of Florence and its handicrafts. the economics the rivalries and the competition that drove the great works of this era, Reviewed in the United States on October 24, 2016. Please try again. Read … This one fact renders the accomplishment even more stunning. I am reviewing the Kindle version, although the book remains clear and worthwhile the illustrations in the Kindle version are somewhat perfunctory. Find out about architectural history's greatest fraud. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Perhaps there could have been more detail about this - for example the author cites that many senior male figures in Florence were bachelors. Other masterpieces are known by specific names. The latter was fascinating. Reviewed in the United States on March 30, 2017. Both dome and architect offer King plenty of rich material. That it’s still the largest masonry dome is astounding and that we still don’t really understand how he did it is just... well. The Alchemy of Architecture: Memories and Insights from Ken Tate. Did they fret about their population size given that Florence was a small republic. The New York Times bestselling, award winning story of the construction of the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence and the Renaissance genius who reinvented architecture to build it.On August 19, 1418, a competition concerning Florence's magnificent new cathedral, Santa Maria del Fiore was announced: "Whoever desires to make any model or design for the vaulting of the main Dome....shall do so before the end of the month of September." Marketing is important! The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici by Christopher Hibbert Paperback £10.49. King argues that it was Brunelleschi's improvised brilliance in solving the problem of suspending the enormous cupola in bricks and mortar (painstakingly detailed with precise illustrations) that led him to "succeed in performing an engineering feat whose structural daring was without parallel." Climb to the top for some of the best views over Florence. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. I have traveled to Florence and have visited the dome. It did not disappoint and maintains th standard of the other books. And just as his dome created a visual focus for the city of Florence, his exploits in building it wove together numerous strands of municipal history--war, disease, intrigue, commerce--making one glorious narrative cord. It was offered not by a master mason or carpenter, but by a goldsmith and clockmaker named Filippo Brunelleschi, then forty-one, who would dedicate the next twenty-eight years to solving the puzzles of the dome's construction. The ceiling at St. Peter's catherdral, the Mona Lisa, the sculpture of David. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. When the structure was ready, a competition for designs was held. --This text refers to an alternate. It covers the huge difficulties in its construction and also gives a very good account of the social history of the times in which it was built. Brunelleschi's Dome was chosen "The 2000 Book Sense Nonfiction Book of the Year" and a Book Sense 76 top ten selection. This brief, secondary source-based account is clearly aimed at the same lay science-cum-adventure readership. 30 Kindle Edition. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. King's highly acclaimed Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, was an instant hit in the U.S., landing on the New York Times, Boston Globe and San Francisco Chronicle bestseller lists and becoming a handselling favorite among booksellers. One learns that the designer{s} of the cathedral went ahead with construction without any idea that the dome could actually be built at all. I am not accustomed to writing book reviews. That it’s still the largest masonry dome is astounding and that we still don’t really understand how he did it is just... well. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 30, 2020, Having visited the Duomo many times I was slightly disappointed with the book, it is fairly, A highly accessible account about one of Italy's great buildings, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 25, 2017. There would be confusion if we referred to them as "the ceiling", the "painting of a woman", or the "sculpture of a young man" yet there is no confusion to what we are referring when we speak of the Dome or Duomo. I had no real concept of the enormity of Brunelleschi's accomplishment. King weaves an engrossing tale from the political intrigue, personal jealousies, dramatic setbacks, and sheer inventive brilliance that led to the paranoid Filippo, "who was so proud of his inventions and so fearful of plagiarism," finally seeing his dome completed only months before his death. A.C.S. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. To get around the issue, the contest contender proposed building two domes instead of one — one nested inside the other. Please try again. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Despite direct quotes from letters and period accounts, the "would have," "may have" and "must have" sentences pile up. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. An incredible achievement well chronicled, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 3, 2020. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Yet, for more than a century after work began on the cathedral in 1296, the proposed dome was regarded as impossible to build. Buy now with 1-Click ® Get it TODAY, Sep 9. Baroque Marketing: Is Your Construction Marketing Broke? by Ross King. Please try again. Please try your request again later. It balances solid scholarship and erudite explanations of architectural structures with an extremely readable style and spinning a great narrative. I purchased this after having read the same author's books on the Sistine Chapel and Leonardo's Last Supper fresco. One comes away from reading King's book with a deep and broad understanding of this era and all that is embodied therein. That the dome was built at all is amazing. In this extraordinary book, he presents a magnificent tapestry of day-to-day life of the ingenious Sistine scaffolding and outside in the upheaval of early 16th century Rome.King’s highly acclaimed Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, was an instant hit in the U.S., landing on the New York Times, Boston Globe and San Francisco Chronicle bestseller lists and becoming a handselling favorite among booksellers. It covers the huge difficulties in its construction and also gives a very good account of the social history of the times in which it was built. Buy the selected items together. Perhaps because I love Florence, have stood spellbound looking up at the dome of the church of Santa Maria del Fiore or perhaps because the story of how a man's dream of building a dome without buttresses or wooden centering (wooden support posts) actually came to pass. In the process, he reinvented the field of architecture.Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Brunelleschi's Dome: The Story of the Great Cathedral in Florence at Amazon.com. 4.6 out of 5 stars 620. Brunelleschi is a goldsmith and clockmaker who wins the 1418 competition for the design of a dome for Santa Maria del Fiore, an impressive cathedral in Florence. Denounced at first as a madman, Brunelleschi was celebrated at the end as a genius. Please try again. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine--, Filippo Brunelleschi's design for the dome of the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence remains one of the most towering achievements of Renaissance architecture. In 2002―03, two books of his were published in the United States, Domino, about the world of masquerades and opera in 18th century London and the New York Times bestselling Michelangelo and the Pope's Ceiling. by Christine Smith | Jan 1, 1988. Don't forget the mind behind the masterpiece. (Donatello, Leonardo and Michelangelo, for example, "took a dim view of marriage and women.") Sent from and sold by Amazon. Unsurpassed by St. Peter's in Rome or St. Paul's in London, Filippo's sublime dome required an imaginative leap in its conception and a stubborn relentlessness in its execution. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I have traveled to Florence and have visited the dome. He tells a compelling, informed story, ranging from discussions of the construction of the bricks, mortar, and marble that made up the dome, to its subsequent use as a scientific instrument by the Florentine astronomer Paolo Toscanelli. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. Towering above Florence, Filippo Brunelleschi’s dome (Cupola del Brunelleschi) is an important engineering and architectural feat. Please try again. ISBN 978-88-8347-691-4. King demonstrates a remarkable range, explaining everything from how Filippo engineered the hoists for raising stone to why the masons working on the dome drank diluted wine, but he always brings us back to the one incandescent mind performing the one matchless feat that would forever transform architecture from a mechanical craft into a creative art. Matthews builds on this with a thoughtfully paced, involved narration. These promotions will be applied to this item: Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Like the poetry of Petrarch or the artistry of Giotto, the architecture of Filippo Brunelleschi radiates the talent of a Renaissance genius. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture Aug 13, 2013 | Kindle eBook. His ambition, ingenuity and rivalries are set in the context of the plagues, wars and political feuds of Renaissance Florence. European Architecture 1750-1890 (Oxford History of Art) Dec 7, 2000 | Kindle eBook. That it survives is incredible. Perhaps there could have been more detail about this - for example the author cites that many senior male figures in Florence were bachelors. Whatever the reason, I found the book both beautiful and fascinating. This is a really remarkable thing. Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group. The book is the result of forty years of research on the secret technique with which Brunelleschi built the Dome of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence. Illustrated with 26 b&w period prints, the book contains 19 chapters, some very brief. That the dome was built at all is amazing. King lives near Oxford, England, in the historic town of Woodstock, the site of Blenheim Palace. This book traces the political intrigue and fighting that led to French intervention in Italy, and all the ramifications it had on the Italian states. Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $14.99 — … (Oct. 23), 4 1.5-hour cassettes She didn't. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. As Ross King and narrator Richard Matthews make clear, however, Filippo Brunelleschi was also a fascinating genius. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 30, 2017. This was a reading group selection and having admired the cathedral and dome 3 times in person, this book gives an excellent account of its construction. How a clockmaker built the magnificent dome of Santa Maria del Fiore's Cathedral with no scaffolding, Reviewed in the United States on December 16, 2020. Unable to add item to List. Something went wrong. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 4, 2018. Brunelleschi's Dome is the story of how a Renaissance genius bent men, materials, and the very forces of nature to build an architectural wonder we continue to marvel at today. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Brunelleschi started out his skilled life as a goldsmith in San Giovanni. Arts & Photography Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com. Still, the focus on the dome, its attendant social and architectural problems, and the solutions improvised by Brunelleschi provide enough inherent tension to carry readers along. These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 4, 2018. The House Of Medici: Its Rise and Fall Jul 17, 2012 | … Redemption links and eBooks cannot be resold. This was a reading group selection and having admired the cathedral and dome 3 times in person, this book gives an excellent account of its construction. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. An incredible achievement well chronicled, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 3, 2020. Attention AEC professionals! --This text refers to an alternate, Even in an age of skyscrapers and sports stadiums, the cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence, with its immense terracotta-tiled dome, retains a rare power to astonish. King does an excellent job of imbuing a story of inventive engineering with the history, culture, and personalities of the time. He reads with a rhythm and inflection that enliven the interesting, though dialogue-free, nonfiction. The French Invasion of Italy in 1494: The History and Legacy of the Conflict that S... To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This item: Brunelleschi's Dome: The Story of the Great Cathedral in Florence by Dr Ross King Paperback £7.89. How a clockmaker built the magnificent dome of Santa Maria del Fiore's Cathedral with no scaffolding, Reviewed in the United States on December 16, 2020. 4.6 out of 5 stars 625. Explores how the architecture of advanced nanoscience labs affects the way scientists think, conduct experiments, interact and collaborate. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 30, 2020, Having visited the Duomo many times I was slightly disappointed with the book, it is fairly, A highly accessible account about one of Italy's great buildings, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 25, 2017. Building the Italian Renaissance: Brunelleschi's Dome and the Florence Cathedral I loved this book. 00 $17.49 $17.49. It balances solid scholarship and erudite explanations of architectural structures with an extremely readable style and spinning a great narrative. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, Bloomsbury USA; 1st edition (August 13, 2013), Previous page of related Sponsored Products. His pleasant voice is also warmed by an inviting humor that dramatizes the operatic complexities of Florentine life. The story of the dome goes back to 1296, when work began on the cathedral, but it was only in 1420, when Brunelleschi won a competition over his bitter rival Lorenzo Ghiberti to design the daunting cupola, that work began in earnest. This book feels miles away from its actual characters, lacking the kind of dramatic flourish that would bring it fully to life. $7.30 $ 7. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? Reviewed in the United States on August 26, 2018. Unable to add item to List. Something went wrong. He originally planned a career in academia, earning his Ph.D. in English Literature and moving to England to assume a research position at the University of London. The story of its creation and its brilliant but "hot-tempered" creator is told in, Walker was the hardcover publisher of Dava Sobel's sleeper smash, Longitude, and Mark Kurlansky's steady-seller Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Its span of more than 140 feet exceeds St Paul's in London and St Peter's in Rome, and even outdoes the Capitol in Washington, D.C., making it the largest dome ever constructed using bricks and mortar. Please try your request again later. King illuminates the mysterious sources of inspiration and the secretive methods of this architectural genius in a fascinating chronicle of the building of his masterwork, the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore. I will say simply that this text is a revelation. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. One comes away from reading King's book with a deep and broad understanding of this era and all that is embodied therein. There's a problem loading this menu right now. That it survives is incredible. I simply did not understand the time, the people, the culture, the politics,the economics the rivalries and the competition that drove the great works of this era. In stock. He is a devoted cyclist and hikes regularly in both the Pyrenees and the Canadian Rockies. Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time. Anyone familiar with Ross King's writing knows that he has an astonishing knowledge of European cultural history. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Ross King's work brings to light the genius of Brunelleschi and the obstacles he faced. 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